Facebook just made a big deal of shutting down its original facial recognition system. But the company’s pivot to the metaverse means collecting more personal information than ever before.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is now metaverse first, not Facebook first.
“I plan to have my own website soon so people can order off that,” said one jewelry designer. “I cannot control Instagram.”
Facebook's apps were down for more than six hours.
The rhythms of American life changed in the 2010s. How everything from TV to Trump to Instagram messed with your head just enough that time feels like it melted.
A high school athletic trainer claimed his unorthodox treatments would change players’ lives. Dozens of victims say school officials, including one who’s now a state lawmaker, kept “Doc’s” secrets.
Get your comfort food ready.
“We believe building 'Instagram Kids' is the right thing to do, but we're pausing the work,” Instagram’s head wrote on the company blog.
“I mean, it is defamation.”
Facebook’s new battery-powered Portal is portable and intended for your boss AND your grandparents.
The way we talk on the internet is broken, but users are not the ones who broke it — tech companies did that, and they did it for profit.
When I die, turn me into one of Chefclub's horrible recipes. I beg of you.
Lawsuits, mountains of unsold leggings, and families drowning in debt: the tumultuous story behind a multilevel marketing brand that promised millennial women a pathway to financial freedom.
In the chaos of the 2016 election, Chris Cox forged a political machine out of an unlikely demographic — one that helped Trump reach the White House and is determined to keep him there.
Private Facebook groups have been a respite from online toxicity, even as the social media giant continues to suck at combating misinformation and abuse.
I couldn’t figure out why small, straightforward tasks on my to-do list felt so impossible. The answer is both more complex and far simpler than I expected.
The reality of Silicon Valley is that it’s commerce by any means necessary. And the reality of Sandberg is that she’s excellent at it.
In the age of the viral doggo, shelters and rescue organizations are recognizing the need to hop aboard the meme train — or risk getting left behind.
The Real Facebook Oversight Board wants content moderation, and it wants it now. What happens when journalists are targeted?
As the courts decide whether Indians have a "right to privacy," the real battle rages on in living rooms and principal's offices.
My real friends will know what I'm talking about.
Keeping tabs on him via social media became a form of self-inflicted torture that I just couldn't quit.
The internet is IRL. It always has been.
My mom died before Facebook was invented. Sometimes I wonder if mourning her would've been easier if it had been around.
Social media has given us a strange new response to tragedy — the feeling that we must post something about it.
People who operate on the fringes of Instagram’s community guidelines say they’ve resorted to desperate measures after losing their accounts, turning to dealers who say they have a back door to the platform.
At hospitals with more "likes" on Facebook, heart attack patients are less likely to die.
Big Tech Thought It Had A Billion Users In The Bag. Now It Might Be Forced To Make Hard Choices To Get Them.
Long viewed as the world’s biggest market for “the next billion users,” India is fast becoming Silicon Valley’s biggest headache.
The problem is, work sucks.
A 6,600-word internal memo from a fired Facebook data scientist details how the social network knew about specific examples of global political manipulation — and failed to act.